Current students

Course search

Unit details

Return to previous page

SEN744 - Environmental Systems

Note: You are seeing the 2011 view of this unit information. These details may no longer be current. [Go to the current version]
Enrolment modes:(G, X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings:

Trimester 2

EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

K Baskaran

Incompatible with: SEN742
Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 2 hour tutorial/lecture per week

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

Topics to be covered in this unit include: water supply systems - types of water supply systems, assessment of water demand, sources of water, elements of hydrology, surface water collection, ground water collection, head works development, water transmission and distribution systems: demand variations and design flows in pipes; pipelines and valves, hydraulics of pipelines, head loss, network analysis; pumps and pumping installation; service reservoirs wastewater collection systems - collection of sewage and stormwater; sewer materials and appurtenances; flow measurements in sewers; sewer installations and testing design of sewer systems - basic design principles, design of sanitary and stormwater sewers; concept of model based design, dynamic programming, design models. stormwater management systems - non-point source pollution, stormwater quality, retention facilities, objective in best management practices, non-structural best management practices, structural best management practices, treatment technologies.

Assessment

Two assignments (15% each) 30%, examination 70%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Student Contribution Rate***Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$969$969$969$3032$3180

* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
**** Fee rate for students who commenced studies from 2005
***** Fee rate for students who commenced studies from 2006
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

Return to previous page

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

8th June 2007